Nick has been advising on South Australian WorkCover matters and working with self-insured clients since 2008. He acts on a diverse range of files at conciliation and judicial determination level, throughout the life of the claim.
Nick works predominantly in litigation and insurance, advising on state statutory class claims.
He helps clients to understand South Australia's statutory insurance laws and advises them on the strengths and weaknesses of their claim. Nick consults with clients to develop strategies to reduce the future liability of the claim and achieve early resolution.
Nick advises employers, self-insurers, specialist insurers and WorkCover agents.
Nick has a Bachelor of Laws from Adelaide University. He has been admitted in New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia. Nick is also a member of the Law Society and Australian Insurance Law Association (AILA).
Nick began his legal career in Melbourne, Victoria where he practised commercial litigation and then moved into insurance law. He relocated to Adelaide and took on an Associate role with Minter Ellison before joining Sparke Helmore in 2013.
Nick is a big believer in work-life balance and regularly plays sport and keeps fit. When he is not being active, he enjoys trying different cuisines and visiting local wineries.